The Joint Chiropractic

The Joint Chiropractic - West Caldwell

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The Joint Chiropractic - Caldwell, New Jersey

Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - West Caldwell! As your Caldwell chiropractor dedicated to family chiropractic and spine health, we invite you to join the millions of Americans who have not only found relief from lower back pain, sciatica pain, and migraines, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare.

How can chiropractors at The Joint Chiropractic in Caldwell help you?

Whether you have seen a chiropractor in the past or are seeking a local chiropractor near you for the first time, expect your visit to The Joint Chiropractic - West Caldwell to be different from any healthcare experience you've had before. Perhaps even life-changing.

Here are a few reasons why The Joint Chiropractic in Caldwell is your perfect destination for pain relief and preventative care:

  • Conveniently Located
  • Open Nights & Weekends
  • No Appointments Required
  • No Insurance Hassles, Requirements or Copays
  • Quality Chiropractic Care by Licensed Professionals
  • Affordable Personalized Care Plans

As you can see, chiropractic care provided by the licensed chiropractors at The Joint offers you and your family an affordable, convenient and accessible solution like no other.

How can routine chiropractic care help improve your quality of life?

Through manual manipulation of the spine delivered to the highest standards by licensed chiropractors, chiropractic care works to restore and maintain proper communication from your brain to your body by relieving what chiropractors refer to as a subluxation, or a misalignment, of the spine. Restoring proper alignment to the spine can assist with pain relief and prevention of:

  • Lower Back Pain
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Migraine and Tension Headaches
  • Shoulder Pain and Elbow Pain
  • Knee, Foot and Ankle Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Injuries
  • And More!

So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our Caldwell chiropractic office today to learn more about how you could improve your overall health and well-being. And remember, you never need an appointment to visit, so stop in when it is convenient for you. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Meet The Doctors

Dr. Petrusia G. Kotlar, D.C. is a Chiropractor at West Caldwell

Dr. Kotlar received her doctorate from New York Chiropractic College with certifications as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Team Physician (CCSP) and Cox Flexion/ Distraction Technique.  Over three decades of experience in her holistic health care practice emphasizes wellness, spinal health, posture, therapeutic exercise and nutrition for bone health, endurance and adrenal support.  She believes core health exercise strategies and spinal alignment are imperative in achieving spinal health in back pain conditions.  In addition, treating overuse injuries which require repetitive lower back hyperextention or “Spinal Overload Syndrome” in athletes as well as weekend warriors are her areas of concentration.

Dr. Kotlar holds chiropractic licenses in the states of New York and New Jersey. Wellness care and spinal maintenance have been her practice model of choice.  When not adjusting spines, she is a beekeeper, part time farmer, practitioner researcher and avid recreational volleyball player. Dr. Kotlar is enthusiastic to be a part The Joint Chiropractic in West Caldwell NJ as a team player and looks forward to treat families in this whole new revolution in Wellcare!

Dr. Stephen W. Morse, D.C. is a Chiropractor at West Caldwell

Dr. Stephen W. Morse “Dr. Steve” earned his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Nutrition and his Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree from Life University, Marietta, Georgia in 1986.

Dr. Steve has been practicing Chiropractic, focusing on family and maintenance care, for almost 30 years. He takes pride in delivering precise Chiropractic adjustments to people of all ages from infants to seniors – his oldest patient to date is 100 years old!

Dr. Steve has been active in his community and church – he has been a volunteer firefighter since 1992 and continues to serve as the Chaplain, he served 3 consecutive terms (9 years) as a Councilman in his hometown, has been an “Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion” with his Church since 1995 and has been a Scoutmaster and Advancement Chairman for his local Boy Scout Troop for the past 10 years with 25 Scouts earning the rank of Eagle Scout under his direction.

With strong conviction, Dr. Steve understands Chiropractic philosophy and the body’s innate and natural recuperative power to heal itself - the quote “the same power that made the body heals the body” has been indelibly marked in his mind since receiving his first Chiropractic adjustment in 1977. He believes that everyone should be getting regular Chiropractic adjustments and his mission is to educate and help every person he comes in contact with through Chiropractic!

Dr. Steve is proud to be a member of the team here at “The Joint” and is here to help you live your life to its maximal potential, unencumbered by spinal subluxations – thus helping you express life the way innate intended it to be – Healthy and Subluxation Free!

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Wellness Plans

Receive up to 4 visits per month.
Best choice and lowest cost per visit, for patients who visit more than 2 times per month. Typically best aligned with Doctor’s Treatment Plan.
$79.00 / Month
Additional visits just $10
Cost per visit less than $20
49% savings vs. single visit rate
Youth (17 and Under)
$39.00 / Month
Additional visits just $10
Cost per visit less than $10
75% savings vs. single visit rate


Fixed number of visits. Expire after 12 months.
Unable to commit to regular visits? Packages offer flexibility for patients who expect to visit on average 2 times or less per month.
6 Visits
Cost per visit less than $34
14% savings vs. single visit rate
10 Visits
Cost per visit less than $29
25% savings vs. single visit rate
20 Visits
Cost per visit less than $24
39% savings vs. single visit rate

Single Visits

Our single visit is an affordable and flexible option.

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This clinic is owned and operated by EZ Chiro 1, LLC and managed by Wingwalker Holdings-West Caldwell, LLC

Did You Know?

In a recent Consumer Reports study, chiropractic outperformed prescription medication, deep-tissue massage, yoga, pilates, and over-the-counter medication therapies, in treating back pain. 1

1 Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center. Back-Pain Treatments. ConsumerReports.org; July 2011.

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